. . . with a backdrop of Keswick, Derwent Water and the Skiddaw range behind them both (this photo is taken a little further on from Cat Bells but the views are similar.
On the head now looking back at where we've come. Cat Bells, that tiny little point on the far left of this range looks very far away.
But the Newlands Valley below looks lovely.
There's no doubt that this was extremely challenging but I loved every moment of it and THIS is now my new favourite walk in the Lakes. Photos just can't do justice to the wonderful 360 degree views that you get from almost every step.